Wolfgang Becker's "Good Bye, Lenin!" leads the nominations for this year's European Film Awards, with five nods, followed by Stephen Frears' "Dirty Pretty Things" and Lars Von Trier's "Dogville" with…
Jordan Moffet has been tapped by Imagine Entertainment and Universal Pictures to rewrite "Sick Day" as a Chris Rock vehicle. Pic follows the plans of a guy who plays hooky from work only to have his…
Negotiating an impressive shift from the dealmaking corner to the creative camp, Edwin John Wintle, longtime film rights agent at Gotham literary agency Curtis Brown, has scored a six-figure deal…
Philip Seymour Hoffman has formed Cooper's Town Prods. and has already slotted its first project, "One Split Second," from helmer Katie Fleischer.
Jordan Moffet has been tapped by Imagine Entertainment and Universal Pictures to rewrite "Sick Day" as a Chris Rock vehicle.
Dimension Films will pay "Scary Movie 3" scribe Craig Mazin seven figures in a one-year reup of his first-look deal.
Mark Canton will exit his post as chairman of Artists Production Group to launch an equity-backed production company as its CEO. APG will turn over most of its motion picture assets to the new firm…
Having quietly named longtime agent Dan Brecher a partner, the Rothman Agency is finally making it official. Effective immediately, the tenpercentery has a new name: the Rothman Brecher Agency.
Employees at FX and Fox Sports Networks now know a little too much about one another. Earlier this week, a slew of staffers at both units of Fox's cable division received an anonymous email that…
Brad Krevoy's Motion Picture Corp. of America has finalized a cast for "Riding the Bullet," an adaptation of the Stephen King e-book of the same name that attracted 500,000 readers.